Plateau United has received congratulations from Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, after winning their first ever Nigeria Professional Football League title.
The Peace Boys defeated previous holders Enugu Rangers in the final day 2-0, to become the 19th side to win the title.
Plateau United secured the title at home, garnering 66 points from 38 games.
In his letter dated September 12, 2017, the Fifa supremo wrote: “Plateau United are the 2017 champions of Nigeria. It gives me great pleasure to send my warmest congratulations to Plateau United for their first –ever championship title!
“This title is the result of the determination of everyone involved and my congratulations go to the players, the coach, the administration, the entire technical and medical staff as well as the fans for this great achievement.
“On behalf of the entire football community, I would like to thank Plateau United and your association for helping to spread the positive message of football. I remain at your disposal and look forward to meeting you soon.”